Preview: AS Roma vs. Empoli

AS Roma vs. Empoli

Stadio C. Castellani

18.00 CET

AS RomaEmpoli
Top ScorerGervinho, Nainggolan (1)
Goals Scored20
Goals Conceded02

Projected Lineups

Empoli                                                              Roma-AS-Logo

  (4-3-1-2)                                                       (4-3-3) 

By the Numbers

Roma-AS-Logo This is the first match between Roma and Empoli since 2008

Roma-AS-Logo Roma won the previous in meeting 2008 against Empoli by a score of 2 to 1 thanks to goals from Max Tonetto and Christian Panucci

Roma-AS-Logo Roma have won 4 of the previous 7 meetings against Empoli dating back to 2004

Empoli Empoli lost their opening fixture 2-0 against Udinese and had only two shots on goal against the Friulians

Roma-AS-Logo There have been under 2.5 goals scored in 5 of Roma‘s last 6 games in Serie A

The Editor of, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including,, and ESPN.